Thursday, October 8, 2009


Finish discussing OPTIC and Dorothea Lange's photograph "Migrant Mother"
Read and discuss "In the Fire" by Roger Angell, discussing in groups of 4 or 5:

1) What are Angell's main points about the catcher?
2) What parts of this piece are especially well-written, unusual, or memorable?
3) What rhetorical techniques does Angell employ in this text?
Specifically, what patterns in word choice do you notice?

HW: Study for vocabulary quiz on Tuesday. Reply to current event postings on if you weren't one of this week's posters. Submit 2nd draft of GW paper if you haven't already.

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